Department of Music
Prof. Allen R. Legutki


Through guided instruction by nationally and internationally
known music faculty, students
are exposed to a variety of
musical disciplines, including composition, theory, performance, and music history.

Allen R. Legutki  

Dr. Allen R. Legutki                                       

concert band, music education
Assistant Professor

Scholl 238
office | 630-829-1995
fax | 630-829-6226

alegutki@ben.edu

 


Education

Ph.D., University of Illinois | 2010

M.M., Illinois State University | 2003

B.M.E., Illinois State University | 2000

 

Selected Presentations and Publications

"Music teachers as musicians and academics: A case study" (Breaux, M. L., Legutki, A. R., & Smith, T. D.). Poster session presented at the 29th International Society for Music Education World Conference, Beijing, China (August 2010).

"Collaborating during doctoral coursework: Providing support and building professional collaborative skills" (Legutki, A. R., Breaux, M. L., & Smith, T. D.). Panel discussion ("Creating, fostering, and maintaining partnerships among junior researchers") at the International Society for Music Education North American Regional Seminar and Summit, Anaheim, CA (March 2010).

"'I got in, but now what?' Preparing students for a successful all-state conference weekend" (Hendricks, K. S., Breaux, M. L., González-Moreno, P. A., Kellum, B. W., King, K. N., Legutki, A. R., Paluck, C. A., & Smith, T. D.). llinois Music Educator 70.1 (2009): 59-64.

"Music teachers' identities as performers: A case study of a benefit recital" (Legutki, A. R., Smith, T. D., & Breaux, M. L.). Poster session presented at the annual conference of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC), Columbus, OH (October 2009).

"Competence, autonomy, and relatedness: Psychological needs in music education." Poster session presented at the annual conference of the Illinois Music Educators Association, Peoria, IL (January 2009).

"Preparing students for the dynamic social environments of music festival auditions and rehearsals." Panel discussion ("Preparing students for the IMEA all-state and honors orchestra experience") at the Illinois Music Educators Association All-State Conference, Peoria, IL (January 2009).

"Relatedness in secondary school music environments." Poster session presented at the annual conference of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC), Minneapolis, MN (October 2008).

"Motivation and the music learner." Poster session presented at the 28th International Society for Music Education World Conference, Bologna, Italy. (July 2008).

"Experiencing Krannert Wall-to-Wall: A multi-perspective sociological analysis of a musical experience. Paper presented at the annual Ethnography of the University Initiative Student Conference, Urbana, IL (November 2007).